Dany Cotton joined London Fire Brigade (LFB) as a teenager and rose up the ranks to become its most senior officer.
London Fire Brigade
London’s first female fire commissioner Dany Cotton will retire next year, citing the utter devastation of Grenfell Tower fire which she said “will never leave me”.
Commuters were warned they face rush-hour disruption after a large warehouse fire in north London forced the closure of a major route.
Children’s TV shows Fireman Sam and Peppa Pig have been accused of sexism amid a passionate debate online.